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Herbert L. Pitts Jr.

Herbert L. Pitts Jr., 56, Clarksville, died Thursday, Dec. 6, at his home.
A native of Louisville, born May 26, 1945, he was the son of Lois M. Essex Leister of Louisville and the late Herbert L. Pitts Sr.
He served as a sergeant in the U.S. Army, and was a dispatcher at Louisville Gas & Electric before retiring after 32 years.
Survivors besides his mother include a son, Herbert L. Pitts III of New Salisbury; a daughter, Genie M. Pitts of Louisville; two sisters, Barbara Speaks and Lill Ward; and three grandchildren.
The funeral was Monday, Dec. 10, at O.D. White and Sons Funeral Home in Louisville with entombment in Louisville Memorial Gardens West Mausoleum. The Rev. Rich DeWees officiated.
The family suggests memorial gifts to Alcoholics Anonymous or The Next Step.